Black is one of the oldest and most common colors used to create. From Adi Dassler’s first training shoes to modern high-fashion, black represents boldness, strength and potential. adidas black NMD shoes combine the power of the tone with the spontaneous and adventurous spirit of adidas NMD. Black sneakers are a staple of everyday wear to support experimenting with creative style. Modern takes on classics pieces will inspire imagination and lead you to fresh streetwear looks.
adidas NMD provides a canvas for creating your own story. To those inspired by the nomadic lifestyle, NMD presents a unique blend of contemporary technologies and heritage aesthetic. NDM_R1 is the original iteration, with many interpretations and stories adding to the sneaker’s lineage. Boasting the sock-like construction of Primeknit atop Boost, our most responsive cushioning ever, NMD breathes life into the notion of progression. With urban exploration as a focal point, NMD takes footwear to its most versatile space yet.
ADIDAS ARCHIVE: NMD
First released in 2015, NMD was concepted by Nic Galway, VP of Global Design. The unique and recognizable form factor of the NMD comes from functional design elements that provide lightweight support and a comfortable, flexible fit. NMD_R1 was the first of the category, inspired by previous adidas silhouettes Micro Pacer, Rising Star and Boston Super.